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The Three-headed Meedo

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Meedo has three heads.

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Stranded

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A house is stranded on a hillside in Achrafieh between Geitawi and Bourj Hammoud. Between the growling highway and meandering staircase. Between innards of shattered glass and vistas of painted sails. Between longgone yesterdays and notyet tomorrows. Stranded between here and nowhere.

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Sticky Note

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While having a one-sided argument with my mother (she talked as I listened and nodded) this afternoon about my lousy financial management, I came across this sticky note.

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Izabella Hammoud

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My Swedish-Croatian-Brazilian photographer friend Izabella Demavlys and I decided to spend our Sunday afternoon shooting Bourj Hammoud.

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Playtime

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Since its release almost four decades ago, Jacques Tati’s Playtime (1967) has aged like a fine wine. It started life as a critical punching bag and slowly gained recognition as an exquisitely detailed (and very funny) vision of a bland and ultimately bleak modern distopia.

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City of Gaps

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On a sunny day in Tokyo, whatever the season, a strange phenomenon can regularly be observed: for a moment a streak of light will pierce into a street which has been shrouded all day in the shadows of densely-packed buildings.

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